Jawbreaker Mushroom (Discosoma sp.)


Jawbreaker Mushrooms, known for their marbled patterns of intense coloration, are one of the most spectacular forms for Discosoma Mushroom Polyps.  These polyps can command top dollar and are highly sought after.  Being relatively easy to keep and propagate, they are a favorite with reef keeping hobbyists.

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Jawbreaker Mushroom (Discosoma sp.)

Origin: Indo-Pacific

Light Requirements: Low to medium

Flow Requirements: Low to medium

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          8.2 – 8.4
Temp:                     74-78F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm